2014 FIBA World Championship for Women takes place in Ankara
According to info got by FindYourStampsValue.com Turkey Post has issued a special stamp to mark 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women. The issue was released and put into circulation on the 27th of September.
The FIBA World Championship for Women is a world basketball tournament for women's national teams held quadrennially. It is held on the same cycle and (through 2014) in the same year as the FIBA Basketball World Cup for men, but in a different country.
The 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women, the 17th edition of FIBA's premier international tournament for women's national basketball teams, is being held in Ankara and Istanbul, Turkey from 27 September to 5 October 2014.
This tournament will implement the new expanded free throw lane, the restricted arc, and extended 3-point line (6.6–6.75 m).